Questions tagged [sectioning]

{sectioning} is about commands like \chapter or \section forming the logical structure of documents. For questions specifically about {parts}, {chapters} or lower-level commands ({sections-paragraphs}), add the respective tag to the more general {sectioning}. A popular package is {titlesec}.

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Make headsep larger if section starts on a new page

I'm using the KOMA-script scrartcl class with the geometry package and would like to have my sections (which always start on a new page) have some extra vertical spacing between the headsepline, but I ...
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Resetting of numbering of Section and Subsection in each Chapter

I want to reset the numbering of Section and Subsection, Figures and Equation in each chapter. At present the numbering is given below : Chapter No 1: 1.1 Section 1 1.2 Section 2 1.2.1 ...
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Specify level of contents table

In my document I have several chapters with sections and subsections. In the generated contents table, it would look like 1. Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1 Subsection 1.1.2 Subsection 2. Chapter 2.1 ...
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why \subparagraph in text does not appear in Table of Content and no numbering? [duplicate]

\section{section} \subsection{subsection} \subsubsection{subsubsection} \paragraph{paragraph} \subparagraph{subparagraph} Outcome: Why in table of content or text as 1.1.1.1.1 subparagraph I am ...
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Bibliography title issue

I have a problem with automatically \bibliography{}-command titling. Latex assumes that title makes as \section{*}\\ References, but \section*{References} is needed. Here is the picture of the ...
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How to make different command for subparagraph (or any other sectioning) with empty and nonempty title?

I want to make a sectioning command (for example subparagraph) that will have a different behavior for command with empty title. This is my MWE, showing somewhat about i want to get: \documentclass{...
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Section names and page numbers do not appear correctly

I used the fancyhdr package to change header and footer style. I made it so that chapter names appear in header. Also, I set it so that the chapter number appears before the page number in footers. ...
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How include two horizontal lines below and above section in scrartcl as well as “Chapter X” label?

I am using the scrartcl document class in LaTeX (and I need to use this for several reasons). Now, I want to get something like this for every section: Currently I am doing the following: \...
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Small caps for subsection-level headers in AMSART document class

In the amsart class, subsection titles are in boldface. Is there a way to have them in \textsc?
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How do I prevent \section from breaking vwcol?

Here is a minimal example that works: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{vwcol} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{vwcol}[widths={0.6,0.4},sep=1.0cm,justify=...
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Error Inserting Custom Symbols (Graphics) into the Section

I am making a cookbook, and want to use a single macro \recipe (in the minimal example below) to insert the name of the recipe, the tags for the food (custom symbols denoting dietary restrictions), ...
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Section and Section Summary Preview

I was wondering if there is a package or method to define sections in the format: \section{Title}{My brief content description} Full text... Then using a switch like "Draft, Final, (Layout) " in ...
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Fancy Chapter Headings Style

I would like make a fancy chapter like the figure. However, i made this code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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remove sections numbering

I have the next code: \documentclass[a4paper,openright, 12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fullpage} \newcommand{\ssection}[1]{% \section[#1]{\centering\normalfont\scshape #1}} \...
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How can I change the numbering of a subsection to letters?

I am reading a book whose table of contents has something like this: ... 2.2 Title of the Subsection 2.3 Title of the Subsection 2.3.A Title of the Subsection 2.4 Title of the ...
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Adding ``Chapter N'' to all chapters but the first one

Building on this example where Chapter is added to each chapter heading, how can I modify the code to do just that except for the introduction and final / concluding chapter (but still retain ...
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An 'abstract' at the start of every chapter?

I am using the book document class and what I would like to do is to have a abstract like text at the start of every chapter (in smaller font outlining what will happen in the chapter, etc.). I don't ...
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Headings withs scrlayer-scrpage

I'm new to LaTeX and this forum. I hope I can formulate the question well enough. My document class is scrreprt, so it's one-sided, but I want to have the section in the left part of the header and ...
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How to label chapters/sections/remarks/etc. with symbols

I am writing a thesis in report class, and I would like to have something like the following format. Table of Contents Part I: Introduction Chapter 1: Some history Chapter 2: Some literature ...
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titlefont, chapter, section

I am struggling to get chapter section like the picture below. So far i have got this which basically not produce the sectioning i want My code is as; \usepackage{titlesec,geometry,lipsum} \...
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Dates and text alignment in a CV [on hold]

I have trouble finding the correct syntax that allows for the correct alignment of dates, section headers, and text. For lists without dates I have had succes with: \begin{description}[itemsep=0em, ...
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Numbering of subsections [closed]

I really need help to change the numbering style of my subsections. Here is how they look like at the moment I wish to have the following structure instead Introduction 2.Numerical Modeling 2.2 ...
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How to get heading like of listoftables

I want to define several glossaries under one heading that should like the one of table of contents. I already switched of the heading generation of glossaries package. How can I manually set a ...
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How to reset counter when meet section*?

I am trying to reset the counter every time meet a section based on this doc. \documentclass{article} \newcounter{example}[section] % This line reset the counter every time meet a section \...
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Right align just one chapter title with `fncychap` package loaded

I want to right align just one unnumbered chapter in my report class document. Normally it can be accomplished in a very simple manner, \chapter*{\raggedleft <chapter title>}. But I suspect it ...
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Create a tex section in cv template keeping the layout of a custom command

I am using this template for my CV by Scott Clark. As explained here I substituted tabular* with tabularx to make it compile. In the template he has defined the command resheading to identify ...
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Configuring a section alias in LaTeX

Every week I produce a couple of A5 booklets (A4 folded) for my wife, an active colleague in church ministry, from which I am recently retired. I call the booklets a pulpit manuscript, as it includes ...
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How to include an image on the same page as the part title in report class

how can I include an image undernearth the title on the same page as the part title in report class? For example, the code \documentclass{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \part{Space ...
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Resume template section modification

Link to my tex on Overleaf my current code: % This is a modified ONE COLUMN version of % Deedy - One Page Two Column Resume % LaTeX Template % Version 1.1 (30/4/2014) % Debarghya Das (http://...
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Sub(sub)section number preceding glossary entry

I'd like to label my definitions (using the glossaries package) so that they look appear as shown below, and are also displayed in the ToC: 1.1 Definitions 1.1.1 Aname: A description 1.1.2 Bname: B ...
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Header missing on one page (first page of section)

A problem I am having is that I am missing a header on exactly one page throughout the 140 pages of my thesis and I can not figure out why. I am not using any packages like fancyhdr for headers - just ...
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Contents indexing going mad and getting mixed up

I am having some big problem regarding the table of content of my thesis and the indexing of the propositions. I think it mainly began when I introduced chapters, whereas I only used sections before. ...
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Appendix`s contents being shown under wrong heading in Table of Contents

I am changing a pre-built template for my thesis. There is a main file named thesis.tex in which all the chapter files, references files and appendices files are included. The structure of this file ...
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How to add a custom TOC (automated “Section Break-down”) after each \chapter command?

Let's say we have a document broken into chapters and we want at the beginning of each chapter to add between two horizontal lines a "Section Break-Down" that shows all the sections and subsections of ...
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How to reference the subsection number without the section number?

I would like to include just the subsection number of a subsection, without the section number. I think this MWE summarizes what I am after. Is there an alternative to \ref? \documentclass{article} ...
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Why doesn't \pagestyle{empty} work on the first page of a chapter?

Here's a minimal case of the problem: \documentclass{book} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \chapter{The first} This page has a page number\ldots \newpage \ldots but not this one. \end{...
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Short title in header but not ToC for document class book

I would like to have a short title of chapters and sections in my headers, but in the ToC there should appear the long title. I am using the book document class, and package fancyhdr. \section[...
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My header changes color on pages that start with a section

Im writing a report (in LaTeX) for which a made a header using fancyhdr. The text in my header is suppose to be black and the line is colored. However at some pages my headertext is colored as well, ...
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Section numbering in redefined sections

When redefining sections etc. the numbering in the reference is not correct anymore. My MWE is: \documentclass[twoside]{book} % possibility to have sections etc. be within the margins \makeatletter ...
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Last Section appearing on top with usage of pagestyle fancy

I am having trouble including page numbers in my resume. I earlier used \pagestyle{empty} for non-numbered page but thought to have page numbers. So I decided to use following packages which works ...
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Three Dots in Center Page

For some books, authors can use three dots in the middle of a page to signify when a section ends and another begins without an explicit sextion header. This is demonstrated in the excerpt below: ...
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Different Fonts in Latex Article Class

Suppose I want to set a font that is universal in the article, report or book document class (such as Times New Roman) but have specific sections that I want to use a different font. How would I go ...
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Number subsections and subsubsections, but not sections

I'm working on an article and I don't want to number my sections. However, I do want my subsections and subsubsections to be numbered. Right now my document has this numbering, but the 0 in 0.X.Y ...
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Spacing after section title with res.cls

It is possible to change spacing after a section title with following \usepackage[compact]{titlesec} \titlespacing{\section}{0pt}{1em}{2em} However, when I am using res.cls by \documentclass{res} ...
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My Own CV Template - Help!

I wanted to develop a hybrid of moderncv and article class, another CV template. I am facing difficulties. Here is my code till now: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage{...
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Indenting sub-bullet points

I had seen the following resume in the net and wanted to replicate the same. I tried out the following, but it does not seem to be working. \section{Technical Skills} \noindent\rule{\textwidth}{\...
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Vertical alignment in sections beginning with itemize

I'm working on a résumé which places section headers in a widened left margin. In the example below, I am trying to get the itemize in section Bar to be vertically aligned with the section title, ...
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how to understand the error info “Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a. …t{2+\cdots+\sqrt{2}}}}_{n项} , \cdots 收敛.$}”

error info: Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a. ...t{2+\cdots+\sqrt{2}}}}_{n项} , \cdots 收敛.$} this line's content: \section{$证明极限:x_{1}=\sqrt{2}, x_{2}=\sqrt{2+\sqrt{2}}, \cdots ...
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currvita - resume section without bullets

I like currvita class very much. I have problem with creating section without bullets. I would like to add section "additional information" and use full available width. I've found three solutions, ...
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How to create a header line after text

Hi, I am looking to recreate the style above for a resume. For the heading of sections in the resume, I want the section name (in the example above - Education) to be followed by a header line ...